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Brazilian T 
Garden of Leadin' S 
Groovitational Pull T,S 
Honeybadger S 
Once in a Lifetime S 
Piece Out S 
Poker Face S 
Positive Latitude S 
Pox S 
Stop Making Sense T 
Where the Wild Things Are T,S 

Where the Wild Things Are 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 3 pitches, 330'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: ?
Season: south facing
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Submitted By: Jon Clark on Oct 7, 2013

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Description 

I've only climbed pitch one. It has very good climbing in a long pitch (170'). Consult Adirondack Rock online for a description of the upper pitches.

Start below the right end of a left rising crack. Climb up and right to a stance and a bolt. Friction right past another bolt and up to the 3rd class ledge. Head straight up the steep headwall (crux) for a few clips and then traverse right to a right facing flake. Head up the flake on less steep terrain and belay at a tree.

Double rope rap to the ground from the Groovitational Pull anchors located 25 feet to the left.

Location 

To the right of a large boulder pile is a clean slab. The slab and the steep upper wall are split by a left rising 3rd class ramp.

Protection 

Draws and slings for pitch one.


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By Benjaminadk
From: Lake George, NY
Jun 22, 2014
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

The second pitch is the left facing corner just left of the oak tree belay. Exit the corner moving right when at a cedar in the crack. 40' 5.6. The third pitch is longer and follows bolts up a sustained pocketed face until under a corner with many horizontals. Here you step right into a cave and then back left into the corner on jugs. The short corner leads directly to the flat summit. roughly 130' 5.8. Pitch 2 and 3 are easily linked. Bring a single rack #.3-#3. Pitch 2 needs a couple pieces as does pitch 3 (to remain G rated). Also, there is no fixed anchors at the top, save the number three and a couple smaller cams for this. Good climbing the whole way.

Oh yah....to get down walk climber left and scramble down to the anchors of Brazilian. Make 2 double rope raps.